Bob Schaper

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Name: Bob Schaper
Date registered: June 25, 2013

Latest posts

  1. The Politics of Sports — July 23, 2014
  2. Springfield Cruz Changes — July 17, 2014
  3. Day of Community Service — July 16, 2014
  4. Ramp Closed onto I-5 in Eugene — July 14, 2014
  5. New Planes for LCC — July 11, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Sen. Prozanski Drafts Marijuana Measure — 3 comments
  2. Crews Remove Large Tree from House — 2 comments
  3. Program Helps Homeowners with Payments — 2 comments
  4. Brownsville Celebrates Stand by Me — 2 comments
  5. Eugene Mission Loses Health Care — 2 comments

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High-Speed Pursuit Ends on Bridge

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – A 15-year-old in his parents’ SUV led police on a high-speed chase this morning before crashing on the Springfield Bridge. Springfield police say it started around 1:30 a.m. when an officer spotted a dark-colored Suburban near Chapman and Main. They say the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed, at one point … Continue reading »

Interview: Julie Chu

EUGENE, Ore. — Julie Chu is a three-time Olympic ice hockey medalist and four-time world championship gold winner. Julie started playing hockey at age 8 after an unsuccessful attempt at figure skating. Eventually she became the first Asian-American woman to play for the U.S. Olympic ice hockey team in the 2002 Olympics in Salt Lake City. Julie and her … Continue reading »

Interview: Rep. Peter DeFazio

EUGENE, Ore. — Today is Veterans Day and dropping by the KEZI 9 News in the Morning studio to discuss veterans and other issues was U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio, (D) Springfield. We asked DeFazio about the new veterans hospital in Eugene, the death benefits for fallen soldiers such as Cody Patterson, and the disastrous rollout of Obamacare, … Continue reading »

Relay For Life Now No. 3 in World

EUGENE, Ore. — The numbers are in, and they show that the Eugene-Springfield Relay for Life is now the third largest in the world. American Cancer Society organizers say this year’s walkers exceeded their expectations, raising more than $681,000. The money helps fund cancer research and local programs. Brenda Webber, from the American Cancer Society, said she … Continue reading »

Interview: Car Tech Demo Days

EUGENE, Ore. — For lots of us our car is as much an office space as it is a mode of transportation. So the time we spend there should be as convenient and *safe* as possible. During the national Car Tech Demo Days consumers can experience state of the art technologies at their local car dealers. Joining … Continue reading »

Interview: Docs and Ducks

EUGENE, Ore. — Coming up in just two days is the annual “Docs and Ducks” fundraiser to benefit the Cascade Medical Group. It’s happening during the Oregon-Stanford football game, and it’s all about giving somebody the chance to have a potentially life-saving surgery. The Cascade Medical Group provides charity medical work to needy patients in Guatemala. … Continue reading »

Ask the Meteorologist: Weather Balloons

EUGENE, Ore. — Some students at O’Hara Catholic School in Eugene got a unique opportunity to study weather science. What looks like a piece of Styrofoam with batteries attached is actually a National Weather Service balloon. It was discovered by the father of one of the students while he was hunting, and it quickly turned into a … Continue reading »

Wild Truck Chase Ends in Roseburg

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. — Oregon State Police arrested a 36-year-old Wolf Creek man Thursday night after he allegedly stole a commercial truck and semi-trailer at knife point and then attempted to elude OSP. He was stopped and arrested after police deployed spike strips and the truck became disabled in the center median of Interstate 5 north of Roseburg. According to OSP Sgt. Matt … Continue reading »

Two Killed, 1 Hurt in Roseburg Shooting

ROSEBURG, Ore. — Two people are dead, one is injured, and a suspect is on the run following a shooting Tuesday night. Police say the victims were discovered around 9:30 p.m. in the 5700 block of Stephens St. The deceased were pronounced dead on the scene. The surviving victim was taken to a hospital. The suspected shooter is described … Continue reading »

Serenity Lane Hosts Awards Breakfast

EUGENE, Ore. — An estimated 500,000 Oregonians suffer from alcohol or drug addiction. But one organization in Eugene is doing its best to fight the problem – along with some help from the community. It’s 7:30 on a Thursday morning in Springfield. The lobby and emergency room at the McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center are deserted. All, that is, except for Room 16, the … Continue reading »

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